### Measurements and Conversions

Title: Three Easy Steps: Capacity
Description: Describes several volume conversions in cups, pints, quarts, and gallons. Includes multiplication and division.
Source: The Mailbox: Grade 2-3. April/May 2010. p.51&53.

Title: Capacity
Description: Activities on the size of a liter, as well as converting between milliliters and liters. Includes some word problems.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Grade 2-3. Dec./Jan. 2009-10. p.19-23.

### Fractions

Title: Roll, Slide, Compare!
Description: Students create fractions by rolling two dice, and decide if the resulting fraction is greater than, equal to, or less than one.
Source: The Mailbox: Grade 2-3. April/May 2010. p.33.

Description: Two and three digit addtion and subtraction both with and without regrouping.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Grade 2-3. Dec./Jan. 2009-10. p.45-53.

### Multiplication and Division

Title: Feeding Frenzy: Division
Description: A game where pairs of students take turns solving division problems, and race to the finish. Students check each others work with a calculator.
Source: The Mailbox: Grade 2-3. April/May 2010. p.55.

Title: Properties of Multiplication
Description: A series of activities, which introduce students to the various multiplication properties: Distributive, Commutative, and Associative, as well as multiplying by zero.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Grade 2-3. Feb./Mar. 2010. p.19-25.

### Geometry

Title: Symmetry
Description: Describes basic concepts of symmetry, dealing with geometric shapes, identifying symmetrical objects, and finding lines of symmetry.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Grade 2-3. Feb./Mar. 2010. p.541-45.

Tara Quilitzsch & James Austin, CML Graduate Assistants

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